Company: Wood
Skills: IT - Programming & Database
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Atyrau, Atyrau Province, Kazakhstan

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood (trading locally as PSN KazStroy) is currently recruiting for a Tag & Data Management Specialist with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry (KZ passport holders).


Close liaison with Wood/KSS in development of an approved IM Strategy for the Project
Liaison with other in-country Information Management contractors to analyse strengths and secure or propose potential alliances with WoodKSS.
Onshore preparation of activity/resource planning and input to Kazakhstan Local Content Plan.

Basic Functions and principal responsibilities;

Accomplishes information technology staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.
Maintains staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees; maintaining a safe and secure work environment; developing personal growth opportunities.
Maintains organization's effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technologies.
Directs technological research by studying organization goals, strategies, practices, and user projects.
Completes projects by coordinating resources and timetables with user departments and data center.
Verifies application results by conducting system audits of technologies implemented.
Preserves assets by implementing disaster recovery and back-up procedures and information security and control structures.
Recommends information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.
Accomplishes financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective action.
Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Principal Responsibilities:
IM Manager will liaise with client appointed information manager contact to liaise with WoodKKS in regard to project requirements.
IM Manager is responsible and accountable for the administration of IM requirements through the duration of the project contract which will be potentially 5 years.
IM Manager shall have Major capital project IM execution experience including a thorough understanding of Document control practices.
Efficiently creates reports, dashboards, programs, BAMs, and BPMs
Creates add-on applications to perform small features on top of ERP system
Installs, documents, and tests software and hardware upgrades
Supports multiple software and hardware systems throughout the project.
Offers leadership, coaching, and training to manage staff performance
Participates in planning and designing appropriate technologies to meet the evolving needs of the business.
Responsible for product development, database administration, and application support to support all users.
Manages all information systems policies and documentation including backup strategies, user training materials, network maps, and security policies.
Makes technology-related recommendations and decisions for hardware and software acquisition.

Skills / Qualifications

A broad range of Information management and Engineering skills particularly in the oil and gas processing industry in both the onshore and offshore environment. Well versed with national/international standards.
Technical Management, Technical Understanding, Analysing Information, Informing Others, Staffing, Problem Solving, Data Center Management, Developing Budgets, Coordination, Strategic Planning, Quality Management.
Bachelor's degree in computer science, business administration, or related field
5-7 years of advanced Universe and Microsoft SQL Server development experience
Strong background with Avante, Epicor Manfact, or similar ERP system
5+ years of experience writing, queries, reports, and screens
5+ years experience working with tags and handover data
2+ years of experience providing desktop and application support
Cisco or CCA certification, or equivalent experience
Able to work with mathematical concepts such as statistical inference and probability
Demonstrated ability to achieve individual and team goals

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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